After his graduation, Steve-O started working as a clown and at the same time began filming various stunts.Eventually, he was noticed by Jeff Tremaine, a director of “Jackass”, who invited him to join the group.
To the public, Steve-O is perhaps best known as a member of “Jackass”, a group of people who film themselves performing dangerous and self-injuring pranks, as well as stunts.
Steve-O joined Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Ryan Dunn and Chris Pontius in 2000, when the group launched its own reality series on MTV network.
Ever since its debut on television screens, “Jackass” became a huge hit and even though it met with a lot of controversy, it is still considered to be one of the most successful prank series ever created.
A well-known television personality and a member of “Jackass” prank group, how rich is Steve-O?
According to sources, Steve-O’s net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million.
Undoubtedly, most of Steve-O’s wealth and net worth comes from his involvement in the entertainment industry. During his childhood, Steve-O travelled a lot with his parents and even lived in Uganda, Venezuela and Canada for a couple of years, before returning back to London.
Steve-O studied at the American School of London and then continued his studies in several universities in the United States before finally graduating from Ringing Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College.
The popularity of “Jackass” show resulted in the creation of several “Jackass” movies, including “Jackass: The Movie” that grossed over million worldwide, “Jackass: Number Two” and “Jackass 3-D”, which made more than 0 million in the box office.
The rumors have been circulating that the “Jackass” group plans to release yet another film in 2015.
In addition to many movies, “Jackass: The Game” was released in 2007 by Sidhe Interactive, a game developer based in New Zealand.
Over the years, “Jackass” has become a worldwide phenomenon that inspired such shows as “Dirty Sanchez”, “Nitro Circus”, “Crazy Monkey”, and “Rad Girls”, to name a few.